Cox Enterprises, Inc.
DescriptionSoftware Engineer II in Technology Lifecycle provides development support of current and future software platforms related to customer-facing video technologies. Primary function will be to facilitate and coordinate video software functionality across 3rd party and development organizations.\u00a0 This includes understanding and decomposing internal and external software change drivers in order to determine development impact.\u00a0 In addition, this role will drive direction and prioritization to internal and external development organizations in order to ensure video product cohesion.\u00a0 Maintains alignment of production software for set top box and second screen OS, firmware, middleware, and applications. Utilizes strong interpersonal skills that allow for developing exceptional relationships with various business, technical and operational departments.Key Responsibilities and Essential Job Duties:\u2022Identifies, proposes, and influences business solutions, negotiates deliverables and requirements across multiple technical organizations as well as business customers.\u2022Anticipates industry future directions and relates those changes to current and future needs and projects.\u2022Partners with other functional groups to develop, manage, track, and analyze upcoming releases, methods and procedures, and processes to gain maximum effectiveness, efficiency, and a quality customer experience\u2022Ensures that production issues are prioritized, communicated appropriately and planned for resolution in future software releases or patches.\u2022Establish functional strategic goals for improving operations, products and services. Initiate activity aligned with achieving improvement goals.\u2022Oversees and leads 3rd party planning\u00a0QualificationsQualifications\u00a0Minimum:\u2022\t2 years of experience required in related field (Software Development, Customer-Facing Video Technologies or application development)\u2022\tRequires strong practical experience with SDLC, Agile /DevOps methodologies. Client integration technologies, such as video platform Middleware, OCAP, RDK and or other related media technologies.\u2022\tExcellent soft skills required such as: interpersonal, communication, presentation, and collaborative skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams throughout the organization.\u2022\tManage relationships between business, development and relevant technology departments.\u2022\tAbility to manage multiple vendor relationships and drive synergies between to drive innovative product offerings\u2022\tStrong focus on delivering a quality customer experience.\u00a0Preferred:\u2022\tBS/BA degree in related discipline strongly preferred (computer science, engineering or related field)\u2022\tExperience in telecommunications industry desired\u2022\tExperience in a Project Management role desiredAbout Cox Communications\u00a0Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and digital media advertising. Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in broadband, voice and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com and www.coxmedia.com.\u00a0Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual\u2019s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.Organization: Cox Communications, Inc.Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-6305 Peachtree Dunwoody RdEmployee Status: RegularJob Level: Individual ContributorShift: Day JobTravel: NoSchedule: Full-timeUnposting Date: 2018-01-16
Cox Enterprises, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxenterprises.com
Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of nearly $16 billion and approximately 50,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms); and Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions). The company's major national brands include AutoTrader.com, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim, Savings.com and Valpak.